Top 10 Best Michigan Charter Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 369 charter public schools serving 146,189 students in Michigan.
Learn more about how charter schools work. The top ranked charter public schools in Michigan are Washtenaw Technical Middle College, Plymouth Scholars Charter Academy and Achieve Charter Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Michigan charter public schools have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public school average of 34% (majority Black).

Best Michigan Charter Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Washtenaw Technical Middle College
Charter School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4800 East Huron River Dr
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
(734) 973-3410
Grades: 9-12
| 709 students
Rank: #22.
Plymouth Scholars Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 74% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
48484 N Territorial Road
Plymouth, MI 48170
(734) 459-6149
Grades: K-8
| 780 students
Rank: #33.
Achieve Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 73% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3250 Denton Rd
Canton, MI 48188
(734) 397-0960
Grades: K-8
| 776 students
Rank: #44.
South Arbor Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 72% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
8200 Carpenter Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
(734) 528-2821
Grades: K-8
| 799 students
Rank: #55.
Cross Creek Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 68% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7701 Kalamazoo Ave Se
Byron Center, MI 49315
(616) 656-4000
Grades: K-8
| 784 students
Rank: #66.
Chandler Woods Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 75% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
6895 Samrick Ave Ne
Belmont, MI 49306
(616) 866-6000
Grades: PK-8
| 739 students
Rank: #77.
South Canton Scholars Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 67% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3085 South Canton Center Road
Canton, MI 48188
(734) 398-5658
Grades: K-8
| 771 students
Rank: #88.
West Michigan Aviation Academy
Alternative School
Charter School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5363 44th Street Se
Grand Rapids, MI 49512
(616) 446-8886
Grades: 9-12
| 599 students
Rank: #99.
Canton Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 69% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(2)
49100 Ford Rd
Canton, MI 48187
(734) 453-9517
Grades: K-8
| 748 students
Rank: #1010.
Honey Creek Community School
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
1735 South Wagner Rd
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
(734) 994-2636
Grades: K-8
| 249 students
Rank: #1111.
Eagle Crest Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 65% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
11950 Riley St
Holland, MI 49424
(616) 786-2400
Grades: K-8
| 729 students
Rank: #1212.
Holly Academy
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 52% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
820 Academy Rd
Holly, MI 48442
(248) 634-5554
Grades: K-8
| 677 students
Rank: #1313.
Excel Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 59% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4201 Breton Rd Se
Grand Rapids, MI 49512
(616) 281-9339
Grades: K-8
| 773 students
Rank: #1414.
Black River Public School Middlehigh
Charter School
Math: 56% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
491 Columbia Ave
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 355-0055
Grades: 6-12
| 557 students
Rank: #1515.
Walker Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 63% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1801 3 Mile Rd Nw
Grand Rapids, MI 49544
(616) 785-2700
Grades: K-8
| 744 students
Rank: #1616.
Vanguard Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 62% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1620 52nd St Sw
Wyoming, MI 49519
(616) 538-3630
Grades: K-8
| 775 students
Rank: #1717.
Chatfield School
Charter School
Math: 58% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
231 Lake Dr
Lapeer, MI 48446
(810) 667-8970
Grades: PK-8
| 483 students
Rank: #1818.
Noor International Academy
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
37412 Dequindre Rd
Sterling Heights, MI 48310
(586) 365-5000
Grades: PK-6
| 202 students
Rank: #1919.
Merritt Academy
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 56% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
59900 Havenridge Rd
New Haven, MI 48048
(586) 749-6000
Grades: PK-12
| 519 students
Rank: #2020.
Livingston Classical Cyber Academy
Charter School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
8877 Main Street
Whitmore Lake, MI 48189
(810) 750-3007
Grades: K-12
| 148 students
Rank: #2121.
Muskegon Montessori Academy For Environmental Change
Charter School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2950 Mccracken
Battle Creek, MI 49037
(231) 215-6548
Grades: PK-8
| 141 students
Rank: #2222.
Charyl Stockwell Academy High School
Charter School
Math: 47% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1032 Karl Greimel Dr
Brighton, MI 48116
(810) 225-9940
Grades: 6-12
| 542 students
Rank: #2323.
Grand Traverse Academy
Charter School
Math: 51% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1245 Hammond Rd E
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 995-0665
Grades: K-12
| 1,100 students
Rank: #2424.
Keystone Academy
Charter School
Math: 52% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
47925 Bemis Rd
Belleville, MI 48111
(734) 697-9470
Grades: K-8
| 798 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Canton Preparatory High School
Charter School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
46610 Cherry Hill Rd
Canton, MI 48187
(734) 404-6776
Grades: 9-12
| 411 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Kingsbury Country Day School
Charter School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5000 Hosner Rd
Oxford, MI 48370
(248) 628-2571
Grades: PK-8
| 257 students
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
Black River Public School Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
513 Columbia Avenue
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 355-0055
Grades: K-5
| 396 students
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
Concord Academy Boyne
Charter School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
401 East Dietz Rd
Boyne City, MI 49712
(231) 582-0194
Grades: K-12
| 138 students
Rank: #2929.
Hamtramck Academy
Charter School
Math: 53% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
11420 Conant St
Hamtramck, MI 48212
(313) 368-7312
Grades: K-8
| 525 students
Rank: #3030.
Vanderbilt Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 51% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(2)
301 West 16th St
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 820-5050
Grades: K-8
| 474 students
Rank: #3131.
Island City Academy
Charter School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6421 Clinton Rd
Eaton Rapids, MI 48827
(517) 663-0111
Grades: K-8
| 203 students
Rank: #3232.
Tipton Academy Pk3
Charter School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1615 Belton St
Garden City, MI 48135
(734) 261-0500
Grades: PK-3
| 290 students
Rank: #33 - 3533. - 35.
Byron Center Charter School
Charter School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
9930 Burlingame Ave Sw
Byron Center, MI 49315
(616) 878-4852
Grades: K-12
| 252 students
Rank: #33 - 3533. - 35.
Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center
Charter School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
409 Lafayette Ave Se
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 459-0330
Grades: K-5
| 262 students
Rank: #33 - 3533. - 35.
Will Carleton Charter School Academy
Charter School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(2)
2001 West Hallett Rd
Hillsdale, MI 49242
(517) 437-2000
Grades: K-12
| 259 students
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